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Non-Traditional “Retirement” Metros Becoming Meccas for Older Adults Who Want to Age in Place

May 29, 2014 11:09 am

Hiking is our shared passion It's probably only natural for real estate agents to assume that most boomers or retirees bent on moving to a new city to enjoy their golden years will be on the trail to Florida, Arizona, or some other state blessed with warmth and plenty of sunshine. And those states are probably the ones best situated to offer plenty of age-in-place benefits, right? Nope. When a boomer or senior who's open-minded about where they wish to move and retire searches Google for the best cities to age in place or best cities to retire, they finds some spots that are a bit out of the norm, but quite intriguing nonetheless.

Create Wealth: Move Up Now!!

May 28, 2014 10:57 am

Create Wealth: Move Up Now!! | The KCM Crew Many experts are currently discussing a variety of topics such as real estate as an investment, the movement on mortgage interest rates and reasons to buy now instead of waiting. It is important that we realize that this does not apply solely to the first time home buyer. The opportunity that exists in real estate today is there for everyone.

Moving Up? Do it Now!

May 27, 2014 10:45 am

Moving Up? Do It Now | The KCM Crew A recent study revealed that the number of existing home owners planning to buy a home this year is about to increase dramatically. Some are moving up, some are downsizing and others are making a lateral move. Another study shows that over 75% of these buyers will, in fact, be in that first category: a move-up buyer. We want to address this group of buyers in today’s blog post. There is no way for us to predict the future but we can look at what happened over the last year. Let’s look at buyers that considered moving up last year but decided to wait instead.

All Gave Some. Some Gave All

May 26, 2014 10:33 am

NAR's Existing Home Sales Report [INFOGRAPHIC]

May 23, 2014 4:00 pm

NAR's Existing Home Sales Report | The KCM Crew